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05/29/11 — County to remember fallen heroes

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County to remember fallen heroes

By Kenneth Fine
Published in News on May 29, 2011 1:50 AM

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In honor of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, Post 92 Cub Scout Joseph Niece places an American flag on the grave of a U.S. war veteran early Saturday morning at Wayne Memorial Cemetery. In partnership with the American Legion of Goldsboro, local Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and American Legion members met early at 8 a.m. to enjoy a biscuit breakfast at the American Legion building in Mar Mac, which was then followed by the placing of flags on deceased war veterans' graves at several locations throughout the county.

Flags have already been placed on the graves of those Wayne County residents who served their country, but there are still several opportunities for locals to commemorate Memorial Day. And those area veterans who have been planning their respective...

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